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Preoperative Instructions for Major Orthopedic Surgery – Chris S. Pallia, M.D.
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Preoperative Instructions for Major Orthopedic Surgery – Chris S. Pallia, M.D.

CLICK HERE & SUBSCRIBE TO LATEST VIDEOS FROM SYNERGY ORTHOPEDIC When you’re contemplating a major orthopedic surgery, you really have to start thinking about the surgery, at least one week ahead of time. And basically, you need to stop all anti-inflammatory medications one week prior to surgery because they are blood thinners.   They’ll lead...

Diagnosing Surfing Injuries in San Diego
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Diagnosing Surfing Injuries in San Diego

CLICK HERE & SUBSCRIBE TO LATEST VIDEOS FROM SYNERGY ORTHOPEDIC As a sports medicine specialist here at Synergy Orthopedic Specialist Group in San Diego,  I’ve had a lot of experience diagnosing surfing accidents.    One of the most frequent problems I see has to do with shoulder injuries while surfing. So, I’d like to go...

Hammertoe Surgery in San Diego
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Hammertoe Surgery in San Diego

CLICK HERE & SUBSCRIBE TO LATEST VIDEOS FROM SYNERGY ORTHOPEDIC Hammertoe surgery is probably the most common surgery performed in the United States and certainly one of the most common surgeries I perform in my San Diego practice.   These days, it’s become a simple outpatient surgery done under local anesthetic with sedation. Most of the...

Hand Therapy Exercises
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Hand Therapy Exercises

CLICK HERE & SUBSCRIBE TO LATEST VIDEOS FROM SYNERGY ORTHOPEDIC I’m Eric Hofmeister, an orthopedic surgeon here at Synergy Orthopedic Specialists Medical Group in San Diego and I’d like to demonstrate what I call modified 6-pack exercises for hand therapy. This is a therapy that would often be done after fractures, dislocations, trauma or even...